Tag: Elliott Student Union

Parks and recreation hosts adult bowling program

Warrensburg Parks and Recreation is hosting a four-week program for adult bowling from 10 to 11 a.m. Fridays from Feb. 19 and 26 and April 4 and 11 at the UCM Bowling Center in the Elliott Student Union, located at 500 S. Holden St. The program is $20 and includes lane and shoe rental. Registration is… Read more »

Parks and recreation hosts adult bowling program

Warrensburg Parks and Recreation is hosting a four-week program for adult bowling from 10 to 11 a.m. Fridays from Feb. 21 and 26 and April 4 and 11 at the UCM Bowling Center in the Elliott Student Union, located at 500 S. Holden St. The program is $20 and includes lane and shoe rental. Registration is… Read more »

Parks and recreation hosts instructional bowling

Warrensburg Parks and Recreation is hosting an instructional bowling program for the next several weeks. The program is scheduled for Mondays from 6 to 7:15 p.m., from Feb. 8 through March 7 at the UCM Bowling Center in the Elliott Student Union, located at 500 S. Holden St. The program is designed to establish fundamental development… Read more »

UCM hosts town hall meetings for Latinos

By ANDREA LOPEZ Multimedia Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Members of SOL, the new student organization of Latinos, met in the Elliott Student Union Jan. 20 to voice their opinions about the underrepresentation of Hispanics on campus. Among those who participated in the town hall meeting was senior middle school education major, Johnny Arroyo. “I haven’t felt… Read more »

UCM students stand in solidarity with MU students

By BETHANY SHERROW Assistant News Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Inspired by both the protests that took place at the University of Missouri and the threats and social media attacks that followed, University of Central Missouri students took action Thursday by gathering for public discourse. UCM students, faculty and administrators gathered in front of the… Read more »

ISIS explained

By BETHANY SHERROW Assistant News Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Students at the University of Missouri-Columbia gathered in front of the columns to burn a homemade Islamic State flag on Oct. 8. The protest began trending on social media and garnered traditional media coverage. It is not the first time ISIS has been in the news and… Read more »

Union opens mother’s room

By STEVEN SPEARS News Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Nursing mothers on campus now have a clean, quiet place to pump or breastfeed. The Elliott Student Union added a nursing mother room to the women’s restroom in the Smiser Alumni Center last semester after years of having breastfeeding mothers go to whatever room was available at the… Read more »

UCM creates more inclusive bathrooms on campus

By STEVEN SPEARS News Editor (WARRENSBURG, Mo., digitalBURG) — Buildings campuswide are changing the way restrooms are classified. The university, in conjunction with the UCM Office of Mentoring, Advocacy and Peer Support, have started converting several restrooms into gender-neutral facilities in an effort to promote inclusivity. Sources contacted for this story could not confirm the total number… Read more »